III – 2019 – Kalunga Extended

Stage for "Kalunga"
Stage for “Kalunga”, a performance by Luanda Carneiro Jacoel at the symposium Archival Reenactments (2016). Featuring a photograph of Deaconess orphanage in Frederiksted, St.Croix. Group photo including Sister Maren, Miss James, Marchal and Sister Nic.Maritime. Museum of Denmark


Kalunga Extended is the third edition of the trilogy of Kalunga. It is an international collaboration between Norway, Brazil, Sweden and the United States, and consists of performance installation by performer Luanda Carneiro Jacoel (BR / NO); live music by Ben LaMar Gay (USA) a composer and cornetist who moves sound, color, and space through folkloric filters to produce electro-acoustic collages; visual projections of historical pictures collected by art historian Temi Odumosu (SE). Choreographer Mia Habib (USA / NO) functions as an adviser. Deise Nunes (BR / NO)/ Golden Mirrors is a concept developer, playwright and producer. Our partner is Kulturkirken Jakob, which offers us the wonderful room Krypten, in the lower floor of the church building.

Premiere: 24th of September

More info coming soon!!!